Obama’s Poker Style

by , Nov 2, 2008 | 2:26 am

I really don’t mean to make it all about politics — yeow, Venetian Deep Stacks just got underway! — but tonight’s poker-politics entertainment overlap had me doing a little searching for “obama poker”. I was just looking for one link, actually, but found four pretty good ones. I know this election isn’t all about poker … but since, as players, we can tell a lot about a person based on their presence at the table … here are some reports from and about Barack Obama at the felt:

Aces, by Jim McManus, in the New Yorker

The Associated Press, breaking down his betting style

The Dice Player vs. The Poker Player (YouTube)

Is Playing Poker Enough to Lead the World? (YouTube)

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